with Gerald Priestland
6.55 Weather; programme new*
Producer ANTHONY PARKIN BBC Birmingham
with Norman Tozer
7.55 Weather: programme news
with Tony Lewis Featuring
Rugby Union: a look at one of the highlights of the season - the Calcutta Cup match between
SCOTLAND and ENGLAND, which this year is being staged at Murrayfleld. Tennis: in New York
GERALD WILLIAMS reports on the Volvo Masters Tournament.
Cricket: the latest of DON hosey's newsletters from
India and an assessment of the Fifth Test at Madras, where today is a rest day. A Radio Sport and OB production
Bernard Falk and the Breakaway travel and leisure armada broadcasts direct from Plymouth Ho. Producer JENNY MARSHALL
Editor ROGIR MACDONALD
Richard Boston takes a look at the weekly magazines, their views on the news and the special interests they reflect.
Producer gavin Campbell
Anthony King talks to David Pejibaligon, the Liberal mp for Truro. Producer
New Every Morning, p 118; O thou who earnest from above (BBC HB 362); Psalm 46; Ephesians 6, vv 10-20 (av); We have a gospel to proclaim (bp 94)
Editor PADDY O KEEFFE
Presenter Louise Butting Radio's key to the problem of how to get the best from your nroney. A Financial World Tonight production
(Repeated: Moil 10.2 am)
The last seven days put in a questionable way by Barry Took to Alan Coren Bel Mooney
Jonathan Dimblcby and Simon Hoggart
Written and compiled by joiin langdon and the producer danny greenstone
12.55 Weather; programme news
Ann Mallalieu George Scott
Russell Braddon and Sam Toy at Swadlincote, Derbyshire
1.55 Shipping forecast long ti'at'e only
by D.H. Lawrence dramatised by Liane Aukin
Hester is about to be married to Jo. But the happiness she should feet is not there. There is something about their relationship that does not seem right.
EILEEN BROSTER (piano)
Directed by David Spenser
Geoff Watts reports
A history in 26 parts in the words of those who have made the history. 1: Introduction - The Deep Sea
Sea covers 70 per cent of the globe; man himself was cradled in it. Our maritime history is a story which everyone thinks they know - and which on the whole they don't; the great unknown subject. It is an amazing human achievement, and all the more so because so much of it is salt sores, the stench of bilge-water and weevilly biscuits.
Readers: garard GREEN, CAROLE BOYD. DAVID MARCH ,
TIMOTHY BATESON .
NIGEL LAMBERT , RONALD BADDILKY , MICHAEL GOLDIE. ANTHONY
HALL. DAVID CASEY , MALCOLM TERRIS. I.EONAItD MAGUIRK , GORDON GOSTLLOW. HENRY KNOWLES , ROBERT LANG. DOUGLAS BLACKWELL and KATHLEEN HELM
Programme consultants and presenters:
Basil Greenhill (Director, the National Maritime
Museum) and Robin Craig (Lecturer in Economic History, University College, London).
Special sound by dick MILLS of the BBC
Radiophonic Workshop. Series composed and directed by MICHAEL MASON. in collaboration with the National Maritime Museum. (Repeal)
Hugh Johnson started making a large romantic garden around his 17th. century manor house in Essex only nine years ago. He talks about his successes and failures - and about his attempts to create a dreamlike atmosphere there.
A magazine of special interest to disabled listeners and their families.
Editor MARLENE PEASE
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Eight programmes on novels since the war. 3: Ordeals and Fake Ordeals
1 Art is to do with the classification of illusion and the movement towards reality: my characters are very often engaged in a pilgrimage from appearance to reality which will involve an ordeal of some sort along the way.' Anthony Curtis talks to Iris Murdoch about her novels and her views of the function of the novelist in society, and considers the work of Muriel Spark and Margaret Drabble. Extracts read by ELIZABETH PROUD and GAVIN CAMPBELL Producer
FRANCES DONNEI. LY (Revised repeat)
5.50 Shipping forecast long trace only
5.55 Weather: programme news
(Repealed: I-'ri 9.5 am)
Amiably competitive conversation inspired by current public and private preoccupations.
Music by INSTANT SUNSHINE Producer MICHAEL EMBER
with Richard Baker Producer RAY Abbott
by Ken Blakeson
With Brian Glover, John Rowe and Stephanie Turner
A successful Yorkshire electronics firm is riddled with rumours of a take-over. Matters come to a head when one of the partners is killed in a car accident.
As part of Radio 4's week on tour in Devon and Cornwall, Marjorie Lofthouse looks at the enterprise of the Poldark Mining Company, Curnow Shipping Ltd and Trathens European Coaches.
Producer JOCK GALLAGHER
An evening meditation led by Colin Semper
Brian Clark , Naomi Lewis and Richard Ryder in conversation with Brian Redhead.
Producer gillian hush BBC' Manchester
Ten talks in which Ray Gosling tells the story of his travels to the East. 3: A Wedding in Quetta ' I was going from
Karachi to Quetta to look for the Magic Bus and the mates I'd lost in Iran when, at Jacobabad railway station, I was captured by George. He made the sign of the cross saying: " You ride our bogie. Follow me.
You my guest. Catholic Christian wedding
Pakistani-style." It lasted three days.'
Weather report; forecast followed by an interlude